Colorado SKIES Academy Free Public Charter School

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Colorado SKIES Academy is a free public charter school authorized by the Cherry Creek School District, open to students throughout the Arapahoe County and Douglas County areas. This STEAM middle school serving grades 6-8 is located at Centennial Airport next to Wings Over the Rockies Exploration of Flight.
Upcoming Events

Academic Calendar April 26-30: Spirit Week April 30: Color Run. Sign up here! Prospective families, schedule a tour! See what our families are saying about Colorado SKIES Academy! Continue reading

Colorado SKIES Academy Culture: Components of Social-Emotional Learning — Curiosity

“Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” — Golda Meir Within the Colorado SKIES Academy education model, we believe kids are more empowered to learn and retain knowledge when learning…

Family & Friends Virtual Paint Night to Benefit DreamUp Launch Teams

Wednesday, April 21 6:30 PM MT  Benefiting our current DreamUp to Space Launch Teams from across the network, who are preparing for the spring launch of their experiments to the International Space Station! Click the image below to register:

NASA’s Dr. Jacob Cohen Presents: The Hazards of Space Travel

April 19, 5:00-6:00 PM MT Join NASA Ames Chief Scientist Dr. Jacob Cohen and his team to learn about The Hazards of Space Travel. Following his presentation, participants will have the opportunity for a Q&A. Spaces are limited, so please…

Upcoming Events

Academic Calendar April 21-22: Learner-Led Conferences April 26-30: Spirit Week April 30: Color Run. Sign up here! Prospective families, schedule a tour! See what our families are saying about Colorado SKIES Academy! Continue reading

Colorado SKIES Academy Culture: Learner-Led Conferences

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” — Plutarch An important component of Colorado SKIES Academy’s approach to project-based learning is empowering kids to take ownership of their work. One way we do…

NASA’s Dr. Jacob Cohen Presents: The Hazards of Space Travel

April 19, 5:00-6:00 PM MT Join NASA Ames Chief Scientist Dr. Jacob Cohen and his team to learn about The Hazards of Space Travel. Following his presentation, participants will have the opportunity for a Q&A. Spaces are limited, so please…

EDITORIAL: Don’t dismiss skills to pursue military diversity

Read at the Colorado Springs Gazette!

Register for the Next Virtual DreamUp to Space Mission!

Registration is open for our next DreamUp to Space Mission! Colorado SKIES Academy learners, you are invited to participate in iLEAD Student Aerospace Projects’ upcoming DreamUp to Space Mission! Through our partnership with DreamUp, learners are empowered to develop the…

Family & Friends Virtual Paint Night to Benefit DreamUp Launch Teams

Wednesday, April 21 6:30 PM MT Benefiting our current DreamUp to Space Launch Teams from across the network, who are preparing for the spring launch of their experiments to the International Space Station! Click the image below to register:

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